Despite melodramatic lapses -- the gripping action recalls Walter Hill's 1981 "Southern Comfort" -- this is Schumacher's most ambitions film since "Falling Down" in 1993, and it plays to his strengths with young actors.
The entire ensemble is first-rate. show more
A strong, gritty, powerful piece of film making, and one of the three or four best movies made about the Vietnam era. show more